Matthew Bowers

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How to Throw a Stress-Free Super Bowl Party

The key to throwing a Super Bowl party you can actually enjoy: prep now, and leave just a few things to do before kickoff.<p>The key to throwing a Super Bowl party you can actually enjoy? Do your shopping today, prep a couple of items a day over the rest of the week, and pull everything together just …

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Samsung reportedly sold 4 million fewer Galaxy S5s than Galaxy S4s

There have been a few signs that not all is well in Samsung's mobile division, with the company pledging to make fewer new devices, as well as its chief taking a pay cut. If the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> is to be believed, the cause of this unrest is all down to faltering sales of the Galaxy S5, which has …

CANCEL THANKSGIVING: The Most Important OPEC Meeting In Years Is Happening On Thursday

But there's something way more important happening in Austria: OPEC is meeting.<p>And with crashing oil prices threatening the budgets of the oil-producing nations, this will be one of the most important OPEC meeting in years.<p>OPEC, or the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, is an …

Q&A: Iran nuclear crisis

<b>Iran and world powers have extended negotiations to end a decade-old crisis over the Iranian nuclear programme. There are still obstacles to a deal though, compounded by years of distrust.</b><p>Why is there a crisis?<p>World powers suspect Iran has not been honest about its nuclear programme and is seeking …

Protesters in Iran warn nuclear negotiators against caving in to West

The demonstrators gathered Sunday just outside the gates of a research nuclear reactor named after one of Iran's roster of assassinated atomic scientists. The protesters had a pointed message — more like a warning — for President Hassan Rouhani and his negotiating team in Vienna.<p>"If you sign and …

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New Iran Nuclear talks deadlines: March 1, July 1, 2015

A new deadline for a political framework agreement for Iran's Nuclear talks has been set for March 1, 2015, a Western diplomat tells CNN on Monday, with a deadline for final agreement including annexes on July 1.<p>Negotiators had been scrambling to reach a deal on Iran's nuclear program before a …

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to step down

President Barack Obama announced Monday that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will step down from his position as soon as the Senate confirms a successor.<p>Hagel, who has served as Defense secretary since February 2013, was forced out by President Barack Obama, CNN confirmed from several sources.<p>During …

U.S., allies conduct 24 strikes on Islamic State in Iraq, Syria: CENTCOM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies have conducted two dozen strikes against Islamic State militants since Friday, launching nine strikes in Syria and 15 strikes in Iraq, according to U.S. Central Command.<p>A boy looks out from a window inside the bullet-riddled facade of his home …

Easy Halloween Treats from Everyday Food

Combine grape juice and white wine with lime juice and raspberry sorbet for a vampire-approved, sweet-tart drink best enjoyed at twilight.

Sleep Help: 15 Tricks to Sleep Better

15 Tricks to Sleep Better<p>Need sleep? Learn how you can get more sleep with these 15 restful sleep tricks<p>Wavebreak Media/Thinkstock<p>Lose Control<p>Of all the things you have power over in your life, sleep isn't one of them. No amount of wishing, hoping or willing can make it happen. As soon as you …

Overeating at Work? Try This

The Chipotle burrito with extra guacamole, eaten at my desk, as I put the finishing touches on a spreadsheet. The kale salad, stuffed hastily in my mouth before rushing off to a meeting. How often have you eaten more than you intended to at work? More than you think you should?<p>I've been there. I've …

How Successful People Handle Toxic People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress.<p>Studies …

7 Tips To Get You Through A Long-Haul Flight With A Baby

The idea of packing a car seat, stroller, suitcase, and diaper bag full of toys and then entertaining my very active daughter for hours in a confined setting was a completely daunting task.<p>But in reality, the flight was one of the easier parts of the trip.<p>Here are 7 tips to get you through a …

10 Totally Unexpected Ways to Cook with Pumpkin

Put down the pie and pick up the waffles: This nutritional powerhouse and quintessential fall and winter ingredient can be a star at breakfast, …

Halloween Unwrapped: Grown-Up Tricks and Treats

Nothing satisfies like a chocolate-caramel-peanut tart. Don’t let hunger happen to you.

3 Pitch Black Cocktails Made with Charcoal

If you want a black-hued cocktail, the go-to colorant is squid ink. That’s fine if you’re okay with a briny cocktail. But if you want a …

The New Wave of Actually Healthy, Good-For-You Condiments

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